If you are a huge fan of perfumes, or you also happen to be an avid collector of these gorgeous shiny and alluring bottles, then you will agree with us that this might be a really expensive hobby for those who are on a budget.
However, no need to worry because finding a perfume that is both long-lasting and under $100 does not have to be a dream. Nowadays you can find anything you want to on the Internet, which means that your quest for the perfect and affordable fragrance can begin at your home.
We have prepared a list of 15 amazing and affordable perfume brands that you should definitely check out. Get ready to renew your collection of fabulous scents and discover brands worth your attention.
Kenzo is now a French luxury brand founded in 1970 by a Japanese designer Kenzo Takada. It is famous for women’s clothing, but also perfumes. One of their more affordable bottles is called Kenzo World Eau de Toiellette and it can be found for around $50. It is a fresh and feminine scent that will make you feel joyful and cheerful.
The bottle is even more interesting – designed as a huge pink eye, it is outstanding and both gentle and bold. It is practical as it can fit into any kind of purse. The main scent belongs to the fizzy pear, so those who love earthy and woody bases would definitely enjoy it. Fruity notes are dominant. The perfume comes in 30, 50, and 75 ml bottles.
Jimmy Choo is a UK luxury brand founded by a Malaysian designer of the same name in 1996. The brand is famous for their handmade women’s shoes and for being one of favorite brands of Diana, Princess of Wales. They also offer various perfumes at affordable prices and we would like to mention L'eau Eau De Toilette for Women which comes in 40, 60, and 100 ml bottles. The perfume can be found around for $40 which is very affordable considering the fact that it is a fresh and floral scent, suitable for various occasions.
The perfume’s main scent is floral with a bit of musk. The main notes are peony, hibiscus and nectarine. You can see now why it is considered a fresh scent, it is a great choice for spring because of its fragrant flowers and fruits. The bottle is a feminine one in a gentle pink hue, easy to carry around and use.
Moschino is an Italian luxury brand founded in 1983. This brand is famous for stylish and interesting-looking perfume bottles that can be purchased at cheap prices. One of the perfumes we would like to show to you is the famous Cheap and Chic Stars Eau de Perfume for Women that can be found for only $40.
This perfume can only be found in a bottle of 100 ml but it is described as a luminous and captivating fragrance that contains notes such as jasmine, peony, and citron. The base is made of amber and white driftwood. Since this is an eau de perfume, you can be sure that the floral aroma is strong indeed, and considering the price this is a great bargain. If you are a big fan of mentioned notes, then you might like this perfume.
Hugo Boss is a German fashion house founded in 1924. The Deep Red Eau De Perfume for Women is their signature perfume adored by many women around the world. It is also very affordable having in mind that you can find it in stories for only around $40.
This fragrance belongs to the oriental vanilla group of perfumes because it has a rich aroma suitable for fall and winter. It is aimed and bold and active women who love blood orange, clementine, pear, and white vanilla of course. The base is made of mandarin and California cedar.
This Italian luxury fashion house might have very expensive clothes and footwear, but you can count on them for also offering affordable but amazing perfumes. Take a look at this interesting bottle of Prada Candy Eau de Perfume for Women. Released in 2011, the bottle costs only $57 but offers a rick oriental aroma.
Main notes include caramel, musk, and vanilla. As you can guess, it is a warm scent suitable for late fall and winter. It is also very sweet, so if you have got a sweet tooth you will love this. The bottle is also very feminine and sensual, dark pink with a blonde girl simply looks cool. If you are a fan of sweet caramel fragrance, then this is it.
Lacoste might be a French house selling sportswear primarily, but they also have amazing perfumes. Let’s check out this pink bottle of L.12.12. Pour Elle Sparkling Eau de Toilet for Women. For only $50 you get an amazing floral fruity perfume that can be suitable for any woman. It is cute, cheerful, almost like a candy. It is perfect for spring and summer and the package is practical – you can put it in any bag. The heart of this bubbly perfume consists of cotton candy and macarons. Exactly. It is as cute as it looks like.
There are also some spices thrown it there to make it enough cute, but not too much. If you are into musk and cashmere, but also adore candies, then make sure to check this one out.
Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger is now known not only as a manufacturer of apparel and footwear, but also amazing fragrances. Tommy Girl Eau de Cologne for Women is probably one of the cheapest perfumes you will find out there, and it is not bad at all.
This is another floral fruity perfume for women. The base notes consists of magnolia, leather, sandalwood, jasmine, and cedar. The main notes that you would recognize are lemon, honeysuckle, and rose. The bottle is plain and white, but the scent itself is joyful and perfect for summer or spring. Additionally, it is definitely one of the cheapest perfumes at only $25.
The Italian luxury fashion house sells high-end apparel, but did you know that you can find some amazing fragrances at affordable prices? They have launched a series of perfumes since 1992, and we would like to recommend one of their best affordable fragrances - the Intense Eau de Perfume for Women. For only $59 you get this amazing floral oriental scent that is perfect for a night wear during the fall or winter.
You will instantly recognize the fresh notes of green mandarin and neroli. Marshmallow and sandalwood are part of the base which make it fall under the oriental group. There is nothing shy about this perfume and as you can see from the packaging, the deep red color and sharp lines symbolize a bold and fearless woman, to whom this scent is dedicated.
Looking for a fresh and fruity perfume for summer or spring? Something cute but not too heavy? Then check out Extatic Eau de Toilet for Women by this famous French luxury house. For only $50 you get an adorable light pink package with a mixture of green mandarin, litchi and black currant. The cedar in the base does not allow it to be too powdery.
Also, if you are looking to add a light and inoffensive perfume to your already big collection, this might prove to be a nice addition because it is designed for warm climate. There is also rose among its ingredients but it does not make it sour or aggressive; on the contrary, it gives it a light and mysterious vibe.
Coach is an American luxury company founded in 1941 that is specializing in high-end accessories such as handbags. However, they also launched their series of fragrances, which can be purchased for a reasonable price. For example, take a look at Floral Blush Eau de Perfume for Women which can be found in 30, 50, and 90 ml bottles.
It is a floral woody musk fragrance with an adorable, feminine package. The main notes consist of Goji berries and grapefruit. The base consists of musk and white wood which create the woody scent while the fruits and peony make it light, perfect for warm weather. For only $48 you get not only a cute bottle but also a non-forgettable summer scent.
When you think of Chanel’s fragrances, the first perfume that comes to your mind is probably the iconic No. 5. However, there are more affordable scents that share the same unique notes of this brand, and we would like to recommend Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Toilet for Women for $75.
This fragrance is perhaps not as popular as the iconic No. 5, but the Sicilian grapefruit, orange and bergamot give it a luxurious and sensual note. It belongs to the oriental floral group, but many love to wear it during the warm weather because it is not very heavy. The base notes of tonka bean, patchouli, opoponax, vanilla, vetiver and white musk give it a unique distinction.
Estée Lauder was founded in 1946 in New York City. You have probably heard of their skincare and cosmetics industry, but if you have not been able to afford the fragrances, here is one affordable scent - White Linen Eau de Perfume for Women. Released in 1978, you can even now get this floral aldehyde scent for only $45. The main notes that will intrigue you include Bulgarina rose, jasmine, orris, and violet. The base is made of vetiver and oakmoss.
This is a sophisticated perfume for those who want to enjoy spring and summer mornings without anything too heavy. Imagine white flowers and clean sheets, this scent evokes these images.
The House of Gucci was founded in 1921 and since then has been considered one of the most expensive luxury houses in the world. Do not despair because they also have some wonderful perfumes that are affordable. Premiere Eau de Perfume for Women can be bought for only $59.
This floral woody musk scent consists of orange blossoms, bergamot, and white flowers. It is womanly and intriguing and ladies love to wear it during any season. There is also something peaceful and powdery about the packaging which is very feminine. If you are looking for a fruity but also musky scent, this might be it.
Hermès is a French luxury house founded in 1837 that has evolved from making equestrian accessorizes to fragrances and fashion. Elixir Des Merveilles Eau de Perfume for Women was launched in 2006 and now it can be purchased for around $65. The fragrance features peru balsam, vanilla sugar, amber, and sandalwood; these notes make it a perfect oriental scent. The bottle is also very unique, shaped like an orange.
Armani is an Italian luxury house founded in 1975. Giorgio Blue Eau de Toilette for Women is an affordable fragrance that can be found at only $30. This is a fresh floral fruity scent, perfect for the spring or summer, as you can tell by the crystal blue package.
The main notes consist of guava, hyacinth and mandarin orange. It is light, pretty, juicy and aquatic – a perfect choice for a spring afternoon.
To conclude, we have talked about 15 affordable perfume brands and specific fragrances that you should definitely check out if you are on a budget. Some of these brands such as Chanel, Hermes, Gucci, and etc. are famous luxury and high-end manufactures of apparel and footwear.
However, some of their fragrances can be found at really cheap prices, you only need to know where to look. This also means that you do not have to sacrifice quality over price because some of these scents are really wonderful and worthy of being added to your collection of mesmerizing bottles.
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